The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 527 526 509
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 42 45 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 44
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£413 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.41% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £73.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47435 44898 50240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.27% 92.83% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29529 27410 28827
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1886 1936 2450
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 16 £425 - 2
South East -14 10 £413 -12.69% 2
North West -9 3 £258 -14.16%
West Midlands -14 2 £413 +3.12% 1
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 18 (20.45%) Finance
3 17 (19.32%) Change Management
4 15 (17.05%) Project Management
5 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.77%) Marketing
7 11 (12.50%) Banking
7 11 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 9 (10.23%) Intranet
8 9 (10.23%) IP Telephony
9 8 (9.09%) Avaya
9 8 (9.09%) PBX
10 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (6.82%) Acme Packet
11 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.82%) SAP
11 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.68%) CRM
12 5 (5.68%) Degree
12 5 (5.68%) Coaching
12 5 (5.68%) Social Media
13 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (4.55%) ERP
13 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
14 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
14 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
14 3 (3.41%) CMS
14 3 (3.41%) Oracle
14 3 (3.41%) NHS

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.41%) CMS
1 3 (3.41%) Drupal
1 3 (3.41%) WordPress
1 3 (3.41%) Lync
2 2 (2.27%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 9 (10.23%) Intranet
2 9 (10.23%) IP Telephony
3 8 (9.09%) PBX
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
4 2 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
5 1 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.14%) Broadband
5 1 (1.14%) SMS
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.14%) DOCSIS
5 1 (1.14%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 18 (20.45%) Finance
3 13 (14.77%) Marketing
4 11 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) HTML
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Social Media
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) NHS
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Change Management
2 15 (17.05%) Project Management
3 14 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.68%) CRM
6 5 (5.68%) Coaching
7 4 (4.55%) ERP
7 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.41%) Web Development
8 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.27%) Customer Insight
9 2 (2.27%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.27%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (2.27%) Automated Testing
9 2 (2.27%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.27%) Strategic Management
9 2 (2.27%) Email Marketing
9 2 (2.27%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (2.27%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Avaya
2 6 (6.82%) SAP
2 6 (6.82%) Acme Packet
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Facebook
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